Dear Department Members,
The following is information about a local BC not-for-profit called INTERFACE Health, which may be of interest to some of you, particularly those working in the area of health innovation. Each year INTERFACE Health sponsors a challenge where individuals can compete to win prize money and in-kind support to help launch their technology. If you are interested in participating in the upcoming challenge, the categories are as follow:
Top 10 Market-driven Award Categories
- Big data and visual analytics
- Biopharma and digital drugs
- Consumer engagement
- Digital therapies and medical devices
- Mental health
- Personalized medicine
- Population health management
- Telemedicine and virtual therapy
- Wearables and biosensors
- Surprise us (wild card)
Further information about the not-for-profit and upcoming events:
Interface Health is a platform and community that cares about innovators, the future of health and about making a difference in the world. Our integrated multi-platform consists of an annual global competition, a social network and an annual digital health summit.
Interface Health empowers people and companies to find the right solutions and resources, anytime, anywhere, resulting in faster access, reduced costs, improved experiences and better outcomes. Our professional and social network connects researchers, clinicians, entrepreneurs, designers, social media experts, creatives, business executives, and investors with each other and ultimately with patients and consumers.
Sign up today. It’s FREE: www.interfacehealth.com
INTERFACE HEALTH X CHALLENGE
JOIN US TO SOLVE REAL HEALTH PROBLEMS
The INTERFACE Health Excellence Challenge (IHX Challenge) is like the “Olympics” of digital health innovation.
It is a global competition to find the world’s most innovative health entrepreneurs whose ideas and products can change health for the better.
This competition covers 10 health market-driven categories and is open to smart, passionate, resourceful entrepreneurs from anywhere in the world.
The TOP 10 finalists, chosen by a panel of industry experts, members of interfacehealth.com and patients, will compete at our 4th annual summit in Vancouver, Canada on Sep. 29-30. They will compete for a share of over $100,000 in cash and in-kind professional services, and a unique opportunity to partner with a large commercial partner. And, of course, lots of priceless media exposure.
Entries are accepted between June 1st and July 15th. To enter is FREE: www.interfacechallenge.com
INTERFACE HEALTH GLOBAL SUMMIT
Interface Health Summit is a successful and highly-praised, two-day global event, designed to engage, inform, inspire and connect digital health innovators with other key stakeholders. The 4th annual global summit will take place at the spectacular Vancouver Convention Centre. This year’s theme is YOUR BODY: THE NEXT INTERFACE. Details coming around July 15th. Sign up at www.interfacesummit.com
Should you have any questions or suggestions, please contact Michael Bidu.
Founder & CEO